Definitions of elapsed

  1.   of Elapse
  2.   ( of time) having passed or slipped by; " elapsed time"

Usage examples for elapsed

  1. “ A weary interval elapsed before Count Morynski's fate was decided. ” – Under a Charm, Vol. III. (of III) A Novel by E. Werner
  2. By the time I had made them understand, a couple of minutes had elapsed – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. Two years and a half had now elapsed since Gen. ” – A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion by William Dobein James
  4. Nearly an hour elapsed when she remembered the breakfast things, and rang for them to be removed. ” – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  5. Over two weeks had elapsed since the Thursday morning which had marked the downfall of basket ball. ” – Marjorie Dean, High School Junior by Pauline Lester